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Tess Muckensturm

Tess Muckensturm


Tess Muckensturm has developed a strong expertise in data privacy and data protection, cybersecurity and e-commerce.

She advises French and international companies in a wide range of sectors (such as in retail, luxury, life sciences and media) on all issues related to the GDPR and cybersecurity.

Areas of FocusIntellectual Property
Professional QualificationsAttorney-at-law admitted with the Supreme Court of New YorkAvocat admitted to the Paris Bar


  • Advised on several data breaches
  • Drafted data protection agreements
  • Conducted transfer impacts assessments
  • Analyzed the risks related to the use of Google Analytics cookies
  • Advised on the implementation of a webscrapping tool
  • Advised on requests for the communication of personal data by law enforcement
  • English
  • French
  • University of California, Berkeley, LL.M. in Law & Technology, 2016
  • HEAD Law School, Master’s Degree in Business Law, 2013
  • University of Panthéon-Assas, Bachelor’s Degree in Private Law, 2012

Prior Experience

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Tess worked as an associate at a leading French law firm recognized in data protection & new technology.

She also worked as a counsel in a media company and in a consulting company.